Saturday, April 17, 2021


To find our opinion based editorials, see below. We'll share opinion based editorial articles regularly for interested viewers.

Updated 1 month ago

Guest column: Session’s second half is off and running

As we begin the second half of the 67th legislative session I would like to highlight some very important bills ...

Updated 2 days, 21 hours ago
Guest column: The truth about the COVID stimulus

When we elect politicians, the hope is that as they share information, they are giving us as much truth as possible.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Guest column: Answering some COVID-19 vaccination questions

The Lake County-CSKT Unified Command Center (UCC) urges every resident to get a COVID-19 vaccine.

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Editorial: A blemish on an otherwise beautiful parade

After a year of isolation, Ronan offered up a refreshing, well attended public event last Wednesday evening with its St. Patrick’s Day parade.

Updated 1 month ago
Letters to the Editor: Open and fair elections

March 18, 2021 letters to the editor

Updated 1 month ago
Guest column: Tribal health leaders critical for statewide health collaborations

The roles of tribal relations manager and director of American Indian health are uniquely positioned to enable DPHHS to effectively engage and strengthen collaborative partnerships.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Guest column: Many hands built this gem of a club

The Boys & Girls Club of the Flathead Reservation – Polson clubhouse has been up and running for over four months, and the possibilities it offers just keep growing.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Guest column: A helping hand in the search for the missing

For decades in Montana, Indigenous people have gone missing, many times murdered and leaving behind families to search desperately for their loved ones.

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Guest column: Tax Reform at the Legislature

I’m proud to be sponsoring three bills that are key to leading the Montana comeback: Senate Bills 159, 181 and 182.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Guest column: Bell ringing a success through the pandemic

Thanks to those who so willingly gave of their time to “ring the bell” for the Salvation Army’s Kettle Campaign.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Guest column: Clearing a way for easements, land acquisition

Greetings from Helena.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Guest column: You can testify at Helena from home

As we finish up the second week of the legislative session it is not business as usual in Helena due to COVID-19.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Guest column: Looking down the dark tunnel

In these turbulent times, it is difficult to definitely predict our future as a people and nation.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Guest column: Resort tax is Polson’s best option

In 2015 the city of Polson asked local citizens to volunteer for the Economic Development Council.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Guest column: Montana’s Indians deserve a better budget

Native communities have been disproportionately hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic, and many of us have lost loved ones to this virus.